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Five Common Problems with Chimneys

18 February, 20140 Comments
A traditional log burning fireplace is a great focal point in any room in the home. However, they require maintenance to ensure that no problems occur, which can lead to high repair costs or health concerns for people living within the home.   Here are five common issues which can lead to chimney damage and
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Dog Causes Explosion In Rented Property

12 February, 20140 Comments
A privately rented property in Barnsley was lucky to have not been left with severe damage after the tenants pet dog caused an explosion. It was reported that the dog was believed to have perforated an aerosol can which leaked gas onto a sofa and was then ignited by heat from a lamp. The can
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Majority of tenants put off by neighbours from hell

28 August, 20130 Comments
According to the latest figures complied by Ocean Finance, the majority of tenants find disruptive neighbours the most off putting factor when looking for rental accommodation. The report found that over half (55%) of tenants looking for housing would be put off the most by noisy neighbours; with only a third of under 35s annoyed,
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Irresponsible pet ownership addressed by the RSPCA

24 October, 20120 Comments
The RSPCA has produced a good practice guide, which aims to address issues surrounding tenants with pets. This new guide highlights the issues of nuisance relating to animals and pets, therefore will be of great interest to landlords and letting agents looking to review their tenancy agreements and/or anti-social behaviour policies and procedures. A pets
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